Hello Dan, As Vern mentioned you could always look at some of the open source utilities or work with a vendor like RJS who has done a lot of work with Postscript and PDF files. If you're open to working with a vendor on this project, feel free to contact me directly to further discuss your needs in detail. We just might be able to come up with a solution for you. Regards, Richard Schoen RJS Software Systems Inc. "Providing Your....iNFORMATION NOW!" Email: richard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Web Site: http://www.rjssoftware.com Tel: (952) 898-3038 Fax: (952) 898-1781 Toll Free: (888) RJSSOFT ------------------------------ message: 7 date: Wed, 22 Nov 2006 20:30:04 +0000 from: vhamberg@xxxxxxxxxxx subject: Re: Distilling postscript files How about that there is a raft of free open source or public domain software for AIX that can be used from the iSeries. How about that with ghostscript you can print PDF files natively from iSeries? Stuff like that. Heh! -------------- Original message -------------- From: Dan <dan27649@xxxxxxxxx>
It's not a matter of whether we have the CDs to install it (and we're at
v5r3), but it's a matter of having to go through five or more levels of bureacracy to get it done. Along the way, it needs to be justified.
be more than "just wanna try Ghostscript to see what it can do for us". Might not be that bad for the test box, but the production box is where
do QA testing (no lectures please), and this is where we would utilize Ghostscript. - Dan -- This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing
To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.
This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2013 by MIDRANGE dot COM and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available here. If you have questions about this, please contact